“You Snow it’s Coming” Winter Prediction Contest Rules 2020
“You Snow it’s Coming” Winter Prediction Contest
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1. HOW TO ENTER
a. The “You Snow it’s Coming” Winter Prediction Contest will begin on 5 am EST Wednesday, October 28th 2020 and continuing through 10 am EST Monday, December 21st 2020 (first day of winter) Unless the contest ends sooner.*(Sec 4 b.)
b. To participate in the contest, you may enter via the following method(s): WYRK’s
Morning Team of Clay and Company will host a Snow Pool each weekday
Morning in which they will play a special “You Snow It’s Coming” Sounder…twice
a day. When listeners hear that sounder, they will call in to be randomly assigned
a specific date starting from November 9th thru December 31st 2020. During
those that time frame, if The National Weather Service records the first inch of
snow at The Buffalo International Airport on a specific day, the person holding
that date will win a new snow blower courtesy of Lakeshore Hardware and Tool
c. Thirty (30) Listeners will qualify by being the ninth (9th) caller at 716 644-9975. **An additional nine (9) listeners will be able to sign up on the WYRK APP or on-line at www.WYRK.com.
**Nine on-line applicants will be randomly selected from all eligible entries and assigned a date accordingly.
d. The Station is not responsible for telephone service outages, delays, busy signals, equipment malfunctions and any other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his/her telephone call.
e. ONE ENTRY PER PERSON
2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
a. The contest is open to all WYRK listeners who are 18 years of age or older and who legally reside in the continental United States broadcast area of this radio station. Employees of WYRK (the “Station”), its licensee, its corporate parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, its advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, Lakeshore Hardware and Tool Rental, other radio stations in the Western New York metropolitan area and the members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate or win.
b. Only one winner per household is permitted in any Station contest.
c. Must have legal photo identification.
d. Contestants are required to provide truthful information and the Station will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements, and the Station will also delete any entry received from persons under the age of 13 in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
a. Ariens Deluxe model snow-blower. Retail value: $1,199*** from Lakeshore Hardware and Tool
Rental. ***Prize subject to change
b. All prizes or prize certificates may be picked up at the office of the Station at the address below. The winner will forfeit any prize or prize certificate not claimed within forty-five (45) days of winning. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its loss. The Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate. Prize will be picked up at Lakeshore Hardware and Tool Rental 4480 Camp Rd. Athol Springs, NY 14010
c. There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Other restrictions may apply.
4. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION
a. Decisions of the Station management with respect to the contest are final.
b. Winner will be selected by the day in which they were assigned upon qualifying
for the contest. If The National Weather Service records the first inch of snow at
The Buffalo International Airport on that specific day; the person holding that
date will win a new Snow blower courtesy of Lakeshore Hardware and Tool
*Should it snow one inch or more before the start date of November 9th
2020 all qualifiers signed up, to that point, will all be eligible to be randomly
selected to win the snow blower. If an inch of snow does not fall during the
contest; all listeners qualified will all be eligible to be randomly selected
to win the snow blower.
c. Winner will be selected, on the day they have been assigned to, if The National
Weather Service records the first inch of snow at The Buffalo International
Airport, on that specific day.
d. Odds of winning 1:39.
e. Odds of being selected as a contestant on-line depends on number of entries
f. Winner need not listen to win.
g. Winner will be notified by a station representative. “Winners must execute and return any required Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability Prize Acceptance Form within ten (10) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be chosen by random selection
a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. Winners may be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent.
b. By participating in the contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize.
c. Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, the Station in its sole discretion may require contest winners (and their travel companions, if any) to sign a liability release, agreeing to hold the Station, its corporate licensee, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated corporations, and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them
harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the contest.
d. The Station reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize or equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. “If due to circumstances beyond the control of the Station, any competition or prize-related event is delayed, rescheduled, postponed or cancelled, the Station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the contest and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
e. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification solely at the discretion of the Station.
f. The Station is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest, or in the announcement of a prize.
g. Copies of the written contest rules and a list of winners (when complete) are available during regular business hours at the main studio of 1065 WYRK 14 Lafayette Square Suite 14 Buffalo NY 14209